OCT imaging in glaucoma

Jessica E. Nevins, Gadi Wollstein, Joel S. Schuman

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


The precise micron scale quantification of ocular structures provided by OCT turn this technology to be a valuable tool in clinical evaluation of glaucoma patients. This chapter describes the clinical utility of OCT from choosing the scan pattern and scan location to the interpretation of the test outcome.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationOptical Coherence Tomography
Subtitle of host publicationTechnology and Applications, Second Edition
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Number of pages34
ISBN (Electronic)9783319064192
ISBN (Print)9783319064185
StatePublished - Jan 1 2015


  • Ganglion cell layer
  • Glaucoma
  • Macula
  • Retinal nerve fiber layer (RNFL)

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Physics and Astronomy
  • General Medicine
  • General Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology
  • General Engineering


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